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2nd Class Stationary Engineer (Barrie Area) * Future Opportunities
Black & McDonald Limited - Barrie, Ontario
Job Description

**Please note that this is a pro-active posting for future opportunities.

People:  Our Strength, Our Future

A career at Black & McDonald will grant you the opportunity to contribute to our culture of continuous improvement, help reinforce our values and shape our contribution to community, and drive our continued success. Our vision is to be the best company to work for; the best company for safety, quality and value; the best company for customer service; and the best company for technical expertise.

 Summary of Position:

Black & McDonald Limited is actively seeking a 2nd Class Stationary Engineer for a steam plant located close to Barrie, Ontario.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Operate steam boilers, air compressors, water softeners, air dryers, pumps, and fans
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the steam plant
  • Perform all tasks related to the safe and efficient operation of the steam boiler plant including repairs and maintenance
  • Perform routine inspection and testing of equipment to ensure proper operation
  • Perform minor repair and general maintenance duties
  • Document air compressor readings, all plant steam produced and consumption, gas consumption
  • Track and log all gas, water, and hydro readings
  • Performs water analysis on boilers
  • Complete daily log report
  • Monitor and maintain water treatment; boiler systems
  • Test run the safety and standby equipment weekly, UPS, generator testing
  • Provide access and assistance to sub-trades as required
Desired Skills & Experience

Competency Requirements:

  • Maintains a professional demeanor at all times
  • Ability to cope under pressure and maintain focus, dealing effectively with setbacks while remaining positive
  • Portrays a positive image and motivates colleagues at all times to ensure continued success
  • Embraces change and always willing to adopt new practices
  • Holds self and others accountable
  • Ability to approach problems logically, under pressure and seek innovative solutions
  • Communicates effectively (verbally and written) at all levels within an organization and with external parties including enforcing authorities
  • Understands the needs and perspectives of both internal and external customers
  • Promotes teamwork and collaboration
  • Values and respects others, encourages and supports diversity
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision


Education & Skill Requirements:

  • Must possess a 2nd Class Power Engineer certificate
  • Successfully be cleared in a security back ground investigation is mandatory
  • Critical environment, experience preferred
  • Bending and lifting required; lifting under 30 kg
  • Must be able to climb stairs and to work on a ladder or scaffold as required
  • Good computer skills
  • Be available for 24/7 on call duty (rotating)
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ​The company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Professional
Job ID: 2017926930